Brían Gartlan, Partner


Brían is a Partner with BDO and leads the Risk and Advisory Services team.  He has extensive experience in internal audit, risk management and corporate governance at strategic and operational levels. Brían's team provides clients with advice and assurance over internal controls, regulatory compliance, risk management and IT & cyber security.


Prior to joining BDO he worked for six years as a Management Consultant in the US and then for twelve years with Deloitte, where he worked in both Management Consulting and Enterprise Risk. Brían’s experience spans Financial Services, Aviation Finance, Healthcare and Education.

Brían is a member of both the Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors (CIIA) and the Institute of Management Consultants and Advisors (IMCA). He holds an honours degree in Theoretical Physics from Trinity College and a Certificate in Internal Audit and Business Risk from the IIA. Brían is a member of the NSAI's Risk Management Standards Committee.


  • Governance, Risk and Compliance
  • Internal Audit
  • Cyber Security
  • Third Party Assurance
  • Sarbanes Oxley (SOx)
  • Forensics Investigations